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Need for Bariatric Ambulances Up with Rise in Obesity

NASHVILLE, Tenn.-- The rising obesity rates in Tennessee are forcing paramedics to use new equipment to help patients.

Bariatric Ambulances are becoming more common across the state because they feature larger vehicles and wider stretchers.

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